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ANNOUNCING THE 2024 TOS HONORS RECIPIENTS
The Oceanography Society is pleased to announce the 2024 TOS Honors recipients recognized for their exceptional achievements and contributions to the ocean sciences.
Be sure to join us at the TOS Honors Breakfast (free to TOS members and guests but RSVP required) at OSM 2024 to celebrate our colleagues’ accomplishments.
MEET THE NEW TOS COUNCIL MEMBERS. Thank you for voting! The results of the Council Elections are in. > READ MORE
FROM THE TOS PRESIDENT. Hello TOS members! We are finalizing details for the Ocean Sciences meeting this month and I’m sending a nurturing reminder that… A little preparation goes a long way! > READ MORE
TOS-SPONSORED ACTIVITIES. Please join your fellow TOS members at our TOS-sponsored activities at OSM2024.
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JEDI ACTIVITIES. The TOS JEDI Committee has compiled a partial list of OSM 2024 events focused on efforts to create a more just, equitable, diverse, and inclusive ocean sciences community. > LEARN MORE
STUDENT AND EARLY CAREER EVENTS. The OSM 2024 website offers a guide to student and early career activities and other events. > LEARN MORE
REQUEST FOR INPUT! The JEDI Committee has created a three-minute survey to gather input about the climate surrounding bias, discrimination, and bullying in the field of ocean sciences as well as assess progress or obstacles associated with diversity, equity, inclusion, justice, and/or accessibility in the field. All responses are anonymous. This information will inform discussions during the TOS JEDI Committee Town Hall on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, at the Ocean Sciences Meeting and contribute to the post-hoc synthesis of this discussion. > TAKE THE SURVEY
Student and Early Career
News and Resources
GRAD STUDENT/EARLY CAREER RESOURCES
Visit TOS’s Grad Student/Early Career Resources page where you will find graduate student and early career job and fellowship links, shiptime opportunities, and helpful articles and websites…
CAREER PROFILES: OPTIONS AND INSIGHTS
View nearly 100 career profiles of ocean scientists with careers outside of academia. These profiles are intended to advise ocean sciences graduate students about career options other than teaching and/or research in a university setting…
UNDERGRAD STUDENT RESOURCES
Visit TOS’s Undergrad Student Resources page for lists of opportunities and recommended reading…
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Disseminating Knowledge of Oceanography and Its Application
Building Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Ocean Sciences
This special issue of Oceanography explores many avenues for building DEI in the ocean sciences.
Building Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Ocean Sciences Autobiographical Sketches
This supplement of Oceanography presents short autobiographies from a diverse group of ocean scientists.
Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory
This special issue of Oceanography explores 50 years of innovative research in oceanography
Frontiers in Ocean Observing
Emerging Technologies for Understanding and Managing a Changing Ocean—A 2023 Supplement to Oceanography
Oceanography March 2023
This issue includes a look at hot vents along Gakkel Ridge, turbulence in the deep Mediterranean, an array of ocean education subjects, and more…
Scientific Ocean Drilling
More than 50 years of extraordinary science enabled by scientific ocean drilling is celebrated in this 2019 special issue of Oceanography.
The New Arctic Ocean
This special issue of Oceanography explores the profound changes that are occuring to the Arctic Ocean and the many follow-on consequences.
Developing Engineering Skills Through Project-Based Learning
By G. Lockridge and K.M. Dorgan
Develop skills by building, calibrating, and testing an Arduino-based submersible temperature and depth sensor…
DIY Oceanography: The OpenCTD
By A. Thaler et al.
This article explores the construction and operation of the OpenCTD—a low-cost, open-source CTD for collecting baseline oceanographic data in coastal waters…
Acidification of the Global Surface Ocean
By R.A. Feely et al.
In this paper, we discuss the major roles played by air-sea anthropogenic CO2 uptake, warming, local upwelling processes, and declining buffer capacity…